AMET Adult Curriculum

AMET Adult Curriculum

There are a selection of qualifications open to adults as part of the Advanced Manufacturing & Engineering Training (AMET) Centre in Winsford. Including vocational qualifications, higher education qualifications and apprenticeship opportunities.

The courses on offer are suitable for those looking to move into a career in engineering or manufacturing, or those already working within the industry looking to continue their professional development. With qualifications available at different levels based on your current qualifications, skills and experience; we can support you in finding the best place to pick up your studies and take the next step in your career.

If you would like further information on any of the qualifications available through the AMET Centre or support in establishing which course best fits your requirements get in touch with our Learner Services team on 01925 494393. They can answer your questions, advise on student finance options or support you in the application process.

Vocational Study Programmes

Advanced Manufacturing Engineering

Electrical & Electronic Engineering 

General Engineering

Electrical Installation

Higher Education

General Engineering HNC (Part Time)

Manufacturing Engineering HNC (Part Time)

Electrical & Electronic Engineering HNC

Electrical & Electronic Engineering HNC (Part Time)

Manufacturing Engineering HND

Electrical & Electronic Engineering HND

Why should I choose Warrington & Vale Royal College for a higher education course?

  • Affordable course prices – our full-time fees are £5,995 and part-time fees are £2,997 per year
  • Great results
  • Fabulous facilities on campus
  • Excellent links with employers
  • Small class sizes
  • One-to-one support and guidance
  • Easily accessible by car and public transport

Further information on the full higher education offer available through Warrington & Vale Royal College can be found here.


Advanced Manufacturing Engineering – Level 2

Advanced Manufacturing Engineering – Level 3

Electrical Installation

Engineering Technician

Maintenance Operations & Engineering Technician (MOET)


If you are interested in applying for an apprenticeship with the college, please contact our apprenticeships team on:  01925 494348 or by e-mailing

We have an apprenticeship matching service available to help match your skills and experience to one of our existing vacancies.  If there are no current vacancies we will add you to our Talent Pool in anticipation of any future vacancies we receive. The team can also support you with your CV, applications and interview preparation.

Further information about our apprenticeship matching service available at our college can be found here.

In addition to our new courses for our Winsford campus, all of these courses, plus many more are available to study at our Warrington campus. To find out more please click here.


Please note: courses are subject to demand.

Calling local and regional businesses!
NOW is the time to get involved!

We are looking for local and regional businesses, from across a number of industries to support us in the success of our Winsford AMET Centre.

  • Are you a manufacturing or engineering business based in Cheshire?
  • Do you currently or would you like in the future to employ apprentices?
  • Would you like to upskill your current workforce?
  • Would you like to improve productivity and secure growth in your organisation?
  • Would you like to support local young people in gaining access to your industry?

Yes? Then please get in touch!

Call our Business Development team today on 07793259036 or email